JEFF JURY ATTORNEY – MEDIATOR – ARBITRATOR DISTINGUISHED MEDIATOR DISTINGUISHED FELLOW TEXAS MEDIATOR CREDENTIALING INTERNATIONAL ACADEMY OF ASSOCIATION MEDIATORS B URNS A NDERSON J URY & B RENNER , L.L.P. P.O. BOX 26300 • AUSTIN, TEXAS 78755-6300 (512) 338-5322 • (512) 338-5363 FACSIMILE • JJURY@BAJB.COM STATEMENT OF PRACTICE I practice as a mediator and arbitrator in civil disputes, with a client practice representing businesses, professionals and entrepreneurs in business formation and operations, document creation, regulatory compliance, negotiations and litigation. My clients include construction and real estate-related businesses, as well as many different types of sales and service businesses. In addition to my dispute resolution achievements, I am an Associate Member of the American Board of Trial Advocates, and was honored with the Professionalism Award from the Austin Bar Association in 2009 EDUCATION ROCKFORD COLLEGE, Rockford, Illinois 1979 - 1982 Bachelor of Arts, Political Science (Minor Concentration, Economics) BAYLOR UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF LAW, Waco, Texas 1984 - 1986 Doctorate of Jurisprudence, 1986 ACADEMIC APPOINTMENT BAYLOR LAW SCHOOL, Waco, Texas ADJUNCT INSTRUCTOR, 2009 - COURSE TAUGHT: ADVANCED TOPICS IN ADR (LAW 246) TEXAS STATE UNIVERSITY, San Marcos, Texas LECTURER, GRADUATE PROGRAM IN LEGAL STUDIES, DEPARTMENT OF POLITICAL SCIENCE, 2006, 2009 COURSE TAUGHT: ALTERNATIVE DISPUTE RESOLUTION (POSI 5376) JEFF JURY PAGE 2 OF 2 ATTORNEY – MEDIATOR – ARBITRATOR NEUTRAL PANEL AND ROSTER MEMBERSHIPS AMERICAN HEALTH LAWYERS ASSOCIATION BETTER BUSINESS BUREAU FINANCIAL INDUSTRY REGULATORY AUTHORITY NATIONAL FUTURES ASSOCIATION PROFESSIONAL LEADERSHIP ELLOW, CENTER FOR PUBLIC POLICY DISPUTE RESOLUTION, UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS F SCHOOL OF LAW, 2010 ECIPIENT OF THE PROFESSIONALISM AWARD, AUSTIN BAR ASSOCIATION, 2009 R OARD OF GOVERNORS, INTERNATIONAL ACADEMY OF MEDIATORS, 2009 – PRESENT B (CO-CHAIR, STRATEGIC COMMUNICATIONS COMMITTEE 2010- ) DITOR, THE TEXAS MEDIATOR (TEXAS ASSOCIATION OF MEDIATORS) 2009 - PRESENT E OVERNING COUNCIL MEMBER, STATE BAR OF TEXAS ADR SECTION, 2008- PRESENT G (CHAIR, WEBSITE COMMITTEE 2010 - ) ORKING GROUP MEMBER, AMERICAN BAR ASSOCIATION FORUM ON THE W CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY, DIVISION 5 – CONTRACT NEGOTIATION, PERFORMANCE AND ADMINISTRATION, 2005 – 2008 FFICIAL CASE DIGEST COMMENTATOR (ALTERNATIVE DISPUTE RESOLUTION), O TEXASBARCLE.COM CASE DIGEST, 2004 – 2008 RESIDENT (2003-2004), VICE-PRESIDENT (2002-2003), BOARD MEMBER (2001 – P 2008, 2009 - PRESENT), DISPUTE RESOLUTION CENTER, AUSTIN, TEXAS HARTER MEMBER, TEXAS YOUNG LAWYER’S ASSOCIATION ENVIRONMENTAL C COMMITTEE 1990 - 1991 SELECTED PUBLICATIONS, SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS AND STATE BAR APPOINTMENTS ARBITRATION PEAKER, “To Arbitrate Or Litigate: Does It Make A Difference?,” State Bar of S Texas Strategies for Damages and Attorneys’ Fees Seminar, Dallas, 2010 PEAKER, “Arbitration: Another Point on the ADR Spectrum,” Austin “S JEFF JURY PAGE 3 OF 3 ATTORNEY – MEDIATOR – ARBITRATOR Association of Mediators, 2008 ANELIST, “Things That Work in Trial That Don’t Work in Arbitration,” Joint P Meeting of the Austin Bar Association Litigation and ADR Sections, 2007 BUSINESS AND EMPLOYMENT LAW -- DISPUTE RESOLUTION ANELIST, “The Big Debate – Hybrid Forms of Dispute Resolution,” Advanced P Commercial Mediation Institute, Association for Conflict Resolution 8th Annual Conference, Austin, 2008 UTHOR, “United States Supreme Court Expands Standard for Title VII Anti- A Retaliation Claims: Burlington Northern v. White,” Texas Workers’ Comp Reporter, August 2006 UTHOR, “Dispute Resolution – A Valuable Component of a Sound Business A Strategy,” Texas Workers’ Comp Reporter, July 2006 RESENTED, “Mediating Business Disputes in the United States,” Trans-Atlantic P Mediation Practicum, Austin, 2004, 2006, 2008 UTHOR, “Ask the Experts: What are Some Tips for Mediating Business A Disputes?” Austin Business Journal, November 7-13, 2003 ANELIST, “Advanced Mediation of Commercial Disputes,” American Bar P Association Dispute Resolution Section Annual Conference, San Antonio, 2003 EMBER, State Bar of Texas Pattern Jury Charge IV - Business, Consumer and M Employment Committee, 1998 – 2003 CONSTRUCTION LAW AND DISPUTE RESOLUTION ONTRIBUTING AUTHOR, Construction Checklists: A Guide to Frequently C Encountered Construction Issues, American Bar Association, 2008 UTHOR, “Everything Flows Downhill – Or Does It? Flow-Down Clauses In A Construction Contracts,” Construction Briefings (June 2007) UTHOR AND PRESENTER, “Construction Site Safety Issues,” Half Moon L.L.C., A Texas Construction Law for Engineers and Contractors, Corpus Christi and Lubbock, 2007 RESENTER, “Complying With Texas Rules and Regulations on the Practice Of P Architecture” Half Moon L.L.C., Health, Safety and Welfare Issues for Architects, San Antonio, 2007 UTHOR AND PRESENTER, “Construction Contract Clauses in Motion – Phased A JEFF JURY PAGE 4 OF 4 ATTORNEY – MEDIATOR – ARBITRATOR and Flow-Down ADR Clauses,” Austin Bar Association Construction Law Section, 2007 RESENTER, “Construction Contract Issues,” Half Moon L.L.C., Legal Issues for P Texas Professional Engineers, San Antonio, 2006 ETHICS UTHOR AND PRESENTER, “The Ethics Buffet,” State Bar of Texas A Construction Law Conference, San Antonio, 2010 OLUMNIST, Ethics Talk, The Texas Mediator, 2007 – 2009 C UTHOR AND PRESENTER, “Ethical Issues in Construction Law,” Half Moon A L.L.C., Texas Construction Law for Engineers and Contractors, Corpus Christi, Lubbock and El Paso, 2007 RESENTER, “Complying with Texas Rules and Regulations on the Practice of P Professional Engineering” and “Ethics for Professional Engineers,” Half Moon. L.L.C., Legal Issues for Texas Professional Engineers, San Antonio, 2005, 2006 ANELIST, “Relationships and Responsibility: Ethics in Mediation,” Texas P Association of Mediators Annual Conference, Dallas, 2005 UTHOR AND PRESENTER, “Protecting the Confidentiality of Client A Communications Made Through Electronic Pathways,” Texas Association of Defense Counsel Fall Seminar, Galveston, Texas, 1999 FINANCIAL CRISIS ISSUES RESENTER, “Negotiating and Mediating in a Lousy Economy,” Austin Bar P Association, 2010 UTHOR AND PRESENTER, “The U. S. Financial Crisis: A Clathrate Gun?” A Baylor General Practice Institute, Waco, 2009 RESENTER, “Mediating Financial Crisis Matters,” Texas Association of P Mediators Annual Conference, Dallas, 2009 RESENTER, “Mediating Commercial Cases in Times of Financial Crisis,” P Trans-Atlantic Mediation Practicum, Austin, 2009 RESENTER, “A Caldron of Boiling Money Issues, Autumn 2008: Financial P Crisis Matters, The Trust Funds Statute, Net Worth Discovery, and Some Things You Haven't Thought About Yet,” Austin Bar Association Construction Law Section, 2008 JEFF JURY PAGE 5 OF 5 ATTORNEY – MEDIATOR – ARBITRATOR INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY DISPUTE RESOLUTION ROGRAM CHAIR AND PANEL MODERATOR, “Advanced Strategy and Tactics for P Intellectual Property Disputes,” American Bar Association Dispute Resolution Section Annual Conference, Atlanta, 2006 ANEL MODERATOR, “Confronting Realities and Ethical Traps in IP ADR,” P American Bar Association Dispute Resolution Section, Hot Topics in Entertainment and IP ADR, Las Vegas, 2005 ROGRAM CHAIR AND PANEL MODERATOR, “Success Stories and New Twists in P IP ADR,” American Bar Association ADR Section Annual Conference, New York, 2004 ANEL MODERATOR, “Using ADR in IP Disputes,” American Bar Association P Annual Convention, San Francisco, 2003 MEDIATION TECHNIQUES AND PROCESSES ACILITATOR, “Basic Mediation Training,” University of Texas Center for Public F Policy Dispute Resolution, 2008, 2007 PEAKER, “Use of Humor in Mediation,” Baylor Law School, Cutting Edge S Mediation Practice, Waco, 2008 ANELIST, “Preparing for Mediation,” American Bar Association Dispute P Resolution Section, Advanced Mediation and Advocacy Skills Training, San Antonio, 2007 RESENTER, “Tips for Successful Mediation,” Capital Area Trial Lawyers P Association, Austin, 2006 RESENTER, “Trends in ADR,” Capital Area Trial Lawyers Association, Austin, P 2004 ANELIST, “Confidentiality of the Mediation Process,” Travis County Bench-Bar P Seminar XIII, Austin, 2003 ANELIST, “Tips for Successful Mediation,” Travis County Bench-Bar Seminar P XII, Boerne, 2002 RESENTER, “Representing Clients at Large Exposure Mediations,” Travis P County Bar Association Mediation Advocacy Techniques Seminar, Austin, 2001; Texas Association of Defense Counsel Spring Meeting, Las Vegas, 2001 UTHOR AND PRESENTER, “Mediation Advocacy,” Baylor Law School General A Practice Institute, 2002, 1999 JEFF JURY PAGE 6 OF 6 ATTORNEY – MEDIATOR – ARBITRATOR ANELIST, “Declining Settlement Rates at Mediation,” Texas Association of P Mediators, Austin, 1998 PERSONAL INJURY DISPUTE RESOLUTION UTHOR, “The Big Eagle Has Landed – With a Thud: Arkansas Department of A Human Services v. Ahlborn and Medicaid Set-Asides,” Alternative Resolutions (Summer 2006) UTHOR AND PRESENTER, “Principled Negotiation of Personal Injury Claims,” A State Bar of Texas Approved Continuing Legal Education Class, Texas Department of Insurance Approved Continuing Education Course, presented in multiple locations, 2004 – present UTHOR AND PRESENTER, “Strategy and Tactics for ADR in Personal Injury A Cases,” State Bar of Texas Advanced Personal Injury Seminar, San Antonio and Houston, 2002 UTHOR AND PANEL MODERATOR, “The Effective Use of ADR in Personal Injury A Cases: A Mediator’s Viewpoint,” State Bar of Texas Advanced Personal Injury Course, Dallas and Houston, 2001 EYNOTE SPEAKER, “Venue Liability - Sports Franchisees, Can You Rest At K Ease? Maybe Not, in Times Such as These,” Gulf Insurance Professional Sports Seminar, Dallas, 2001 TRIAL ADVOCACY RESENTER, “Closing Argument,” Office of Attorney General Basic Civil Trial P Course, Austin, 2006, 2005, 2004, 1999 UTHOR AND PRESENTER, “Making and Meeting Objections,” Travis County A Masters in Litigation Trial Tactics Seminar, 1999, 1998 and 1997 O-CHAIR, Texas Association of Defense Counsel Trial Academy, 1993 C APPELLATE DECISIONS AS LEAD COUNSEL FOR A PARTY Witkowski, et. al. v. Brian, Fooshee & Young Properties, et. al., 181 S. W. 3d 824 (Tex. App. – Austin 2005, no pet. his.). Defense of summary judgment obtained in putative class action case alleging violations of “set-aside” requirements under Federal statutes governing the Affordable Housing Disposition Program. Rocha v. Faltys, 69 S. W. 3d 315 (Tex. App. – Austin 2002, no pet. his.). JEFF JURY PAGE 7 OF 7 ATTORNEY – MEDIATOR – ARBITRATOR Defense of “no duty” summary judgment obtained in drowning case. Perry, et. al. v. S.N., et. al., 973 S.W. 2d 301 (Tex. 1998). Defense of summary judgment in case of first impression before Texas Supreme Court on question of whether provision of Texas Family Code requiring certain professionals to report suspected incidents of child abuse can be basis for negligence per se cause of action. Brandon v. American Sterilizer Co., 880 S.W. 2d 488 (Tex. App. -- Austin 1994, no writ). Defense of favorable judgment and directed verdict in product liability case presenting issues regarding consumer standing under the Texas Deceptive Trade Practices Act.